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INTERPRETING THE LANDSCAPE: LANDSCAPE ARCHAEOLOGY AND LOCAL HISTORY
Written by Michael Aston.
Stock no. 1816239
Published by Routledge. 1999. Slightly better than very good condition.

The complex and dynamic history of the countryside, illustrated with aerial photographs, maps, plans and charts. How to understand the surviving remains as well as the author's own explanations of how our landscape has evolved. Cardwraps. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0415151406. Spine faded. Contents fine.

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THE YOUNG LADY'S AND GENTLEMAN'S ATLAS, FOR ASSISTING THEM IN THE KNOWLEDGE OF GEOGRAPHY
Written by John Adams.
Stock no. 2124722
Published by Darton, Harvey, and Darton. 1815. Fair condition.

Red leather spine, gilt title. Brown boards. Fold out colour maps throughout. 24 hand-coloured maps, most double page, several fold-out and 40 pages of text. Grey boards with red leather spine and gilt title. The introduction describes the solar system followed by interesting descriptions of each of the mapped regions and countries. All maps are present and in good condition although lightly browned. The boards are worn with chipping at edges and discolouration at lower corners. Spine is worn with small splits at top and tail. Contemporary inscriptions in ink to front endpaper. Some foxing to contents but overall a solid copy of this early atlas.

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THIS IS TEXAS
Written by Miroslav Sasek.
Stock no. 2124575
Published by W.H. Allen. 1st 1967. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour pictorial boards. Colour illustrations throughout. Spine is bumped and a little faded. Name in ink to front endpaper. Contents are very good and bright. Wrapper is edge-torn and chipped, with large tears to front panel repaired with magic sticky tape.

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EVENING ENTERTAINMENTS; OR DELINEATIONS OF THE MANNERS AND CUSTOMS OF VARIOUS NATIONS
Written by J.B. Depping.
Stock no. 2123745
1818. Good condition.

Interspersed with Geographical Notices, Historical and Biographical Anecdotes, and descriptions in Natural History, designed for the instruction and amusement of youth. Bumping and wear to covers; uneven fading. Front endpaper is very creased. Inscription in ink to free front endpaper. Foxing and page browning.

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FAMILIAR GEOGRAPHY
Written by Abbe Gaultier.
Stock no. 2123736
Published by Griffith and Farran. 15th 1859. Good condition.

Small format. Green covers with gilt title to spine. With a Concise Treatise on the Artificial Globe. 15th edition. Fold-out map to front. Covers are marked and worn. Front endpaper appears to be missing. Inscription to front pastedown. Front joint is broken, binding weak. Page browning; some pencil annotations. A reading copy.

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GIS, ORGANISATIONS AND PEOPLE: A SOCIO-TECHNICAL APPROACH
Written by D.E. Reeve; J.R. Petch.
Stock no. 1814305
Published by Taylor & Francis. 1st 1999. Fine condition.

GIS for Beginners series. Introducing the GIS user to the science of remote sensing and explains how Earth observation and GIS focus on the benefits of these technologies. Pictorial cardwraps. ISBN: 0748406530.

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TRUE STORIES ABOUT BOYS AND GIRLS OF ALL NATIONS
Written by Milton Hadley.
Stock no. 1315864
circa 1915. Almost very good condition.

Title on front cover of book is "Boys and Girls of 21 Nations". "Containing full descriptions of the children and youth of France, Norway, Italy, Sicily, India, Africa, Arabia, China, Egypt, Mexico, Canada, Kaffir Tribes, Hawaii, Cuba, Greenland and other countries. Little Folks of Many Lands with captivating accounts of their manners, dress, amusements, social customs, education, employments, etc etc, including charming stories of the little Indian boys and girls in our Western States and Territories etc. Red cloth with white titles, circular onlay to front cover. Profusely embellished with superb phototype engravings. 250 pages. Spine and corners bumped, some fading to cover edges. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Some light fingermarks to page margins and a few foxspots to contents which are otherwise clean.

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A NURSERY GEOGRAPHY
Written by George S. Dickson. Illustrated by George Morrow.
Stock no. 1208230
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. Very good condition.

Cream and pink pictorial cloth. Green and white pictorial endpapers. Colour plates, b/w text illustrations. Spine bumped, corners rubbed. Rear cover a little marked. A few light foxspots to page edges else contents clean.

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MY BOOK OF WONDERS
No author listed.
Stock no. 1404735
Published by Edward Arnold. circa 1895. Almost very good condition.

The Children's Favourite Series. Brown pictorial cloth with gilt title block to spine and front cover. Floral decorated endpapers. 190 pages. B/w illustrations. Information about bridges, buildings etc around the world. Spine and corners bumped. Front joint badly cracked. Several hinges are cracked but binding still quite firm. Endpapers and prelims browned. Ex libris label to front pastedown. Top corner of front endpaper torn off. Contents clean.

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ROUND THE WORLD
Written by Ascott R. Hope.
Stock no. 1314946
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. circa 1910. Very good condition.

A brief journey round the world studying the many different cultures etc. Colour and b/w illustrations throughout. Pictorial boards with cloth spine. 10.25 x 8". Spine and corners bumped and worn. Some staining to cover edges. Price plate to front pastedown. Foxing to endpapers and textblock.

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A NURSERY GEOGRAPHY
Written by George S. Dickson. Illustrated by George Morrow.
Stock no. 1711697
Published by T.C. & E.C. Jack Ltd.. Circa 1925. Good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Cream pictorial cloth. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. 256 pages. Front joint split showing webbing. Some foxing. All plates present. . Wrapper torn, creased and browned with some loss, mainly 1" to top and tail of spine.

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ICE SHEETS AND LATE QUATERNARY ENVIRONMENTAL CHANGE
Written by Martin J. Siegert.
Stock no. 1710875
Published by John Wiley & Sons. 1st 2001. Nearly fine condition.

Card wraps. B/w diagrams. ISBN: 0471985708.

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